Taught course

Finance and Investment

Institution
University of Plymouth · Plymouth Graduate School of Management
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A good honours degree, first or second class, or equivalent, in any discipline.

We welcome students from a broad range of disciplines who are keen to place their undergraduate discipline knowledge into the context of finance and investment.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Enter the fast-paced financial sector by building your foundations of expertise in financial management. You will develop a broad knowledge base, and put it into practice with our extensive practical sessions. Build the confidence to make key financial decisions and become familiar with the process of identifying, measuring and communicating key economic information. Position yourself to begin a career in investment banking, international finance, financial journalism or portfolio management.

  • Steer your career in a new direction with this programme designed to allow you to bring your experience and knowledge from a wide range of undergraduate disciplines and apply it to marketing and innovation.
  • Lay the foundations for a career in the finance and investment sector by building a strong base of knowledge relating to both the theory and practice of financial decision making and investment.
  • Explore the powerful blend of the processes and mechanics which underlie decision-making in today’s financial and investment sectors, giving you the confidence to be decisive in your future career.
  • Gain the advanced management and analytical skills needed to take you to the forefront of the financial world.
  • Shape your studies to match your goals by selecting two specialist financial modules in your third term. You’ll be able to follow the path which suits your own individual interests and needs.

Information for international students

If English is not your mother tongue 6.5 IELTS with a minimum of 5.5 in any element in a secure English language test. Plymouth University offers pre-sessional English language courses if you do not have this.

Fees and funding

UK students
£9,500
International students
£14,000

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
admissions@plymouth.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1752 585 858